UPD has received several reports in recent weeks of parked vehicles being broken into and items stolen from them. Oxford Police Department has also received several similar reports in their jurisdiction in recent weeks.
As late as Saturday, December 1, at 3:06 a.m., an alert student notified UPD by use of a Code Blue (emergency phone) of a male acting suspiciously on North Lane behind Brown Hall. UPD officers immediately responded to the area and located the suspicious male. Investigation revealed he had in fact broken into a vehicle parked in the vicinity. The individual, a non-student, was charged with auto burglary.
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